Air Enthusiast 2003-04
T.Hiett - Cierva's rotating wings
The C.6A as demonstrated by Frank Courtney at Farnborough in 1925.
C.6C J8068 demonstrating at the Hendon Air Pageant, 1926.
The C.6D at Tempelhof in September 1926.
Avro-built C.8L-1 J8930, powered by a 180hp Lynx.
With a tricycle undercarriage, C.8V G-EBTX in later form.
Genet I-powered Avro 576 C.9 J8931.
The unsucessful C.12 Mk.II Hydrogiro, based upon an Avro Avian fuselage with floats.
C.19 Mk.II G-AAUA in flight in 1930.
Sold in Sweden in 1935, C.19 Mk.IV G-ABUG.
C.40 Rota II L7589 at Hanworth.
Avro-built C.30A G-ACWO showing of its potential for traffic patrol and surveillance at Hampton Court.
Delegates from Turkey watching a demonstration of a Rota in January 1943. To the right is C.30A G-ACYE, impressed for service as AP510.